📌Swachh Bharat Mission (Ek Kadam Swachhata Ki Aur)📌
📝launched on Oct 2: The
concept of Swachh Bharat is to pave access for every person to sanitation facilities including toilets, solid and liquid waste disposal systems,
village cleanliness and safe and adequate
drinking water supply.
✏1. The Mission aims at fulfilling the dream of clean India of Mahatma Gandhi by his 150th birth anniversary in 2019.
✏2. Logo – created by Shri Anant Khasbardar of Kolhapur, Maharashtra has won the Logo design contest
✏3. The Tagline "Ek Kadam Swachhata Ki Aur"
was given by Ms.Bhagyasri Sheth of Rajkot, Gujarat emerged successful in the contest for
Tagline for the Logo.
✏4. PM Narendra Modi appointed bollywood actor Aamri Khan as the Brand Ambassador of
the Swachh Bharat Mission
✏5. Prime Minister roped 9 celebrities including cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, industrialist Anil Ambani, Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra and Kamal Haasan, Goa governor Mridula Sinha, yoga guru Ramdev and the team of TV serial "Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashma".